Sentence Examples


  • This event, among others, awoke strong suspicions as to the legitimacy of his heir and namesake, Henry, prince of Conde (1588-1646).
  • I hope I shall see you and my beautiful namesake some time.
  • The earl's son and namesake was on the victorious side, and shared in the defeat of Evesham, which he did not long survive.
  • After vainly invoking the aid of the emperor Frederick I., the young king came to terms with Louis (1160), whose daughter was betrothed to Henry's namesake and heir.
  • In 1301 his grandson and namesake granted to East Looe a market and fair, view of frank pledge, ducking stool and pillory and assize of bread and ale.